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19 Rockaway beaches added to swimming list
19 Rockaway beaches added to swimming list
South Queens Courier Staff 6/24/2014 at 4:48PM

Since it was first reported by The Queens Courier on June 19 that only 29 beaches were open for swimming, another 19 were added to the open list.

Scott Stringer’s ‘Triboro X’ line – promises made, promises not kept?
Penner's Pen Larry Penner 5/30/2014 at 4:32PM

In 2012, Manhattan Borough President and future 2013 Democratic Party primary NYC comptroller candidate Scott Stringer called for construction of a new “Triboro X” subway line.  This would connect Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx.  It made a great sound bite at the time and got Stringer some free publicity.  But you have to ask two [...]

A whirlwind week of celebrations
A whirlwind week of celebrations
Victoria's Secrets Victoria Schneps 4/18/2014 at 2:37PM

The season of celebrations of community leaders is in full swing and I had the privilege of a “front row” seat at many this past week. It began with the mayor coming to the Queens Museum, where I serve on the board that is led by Peter Meyer, to announce that our executive director Tom Finkelpearl has been appointed Commissioner of Cultural Affairs, an [...]